The price of local government in 2017: Bristol Township
That's an increase of 6.5 percent from 2016, when the township spent $2.64 million.
Bristol Township has a population of 26,230.
Since 2001, the Bristol Township budget has grown by 147.8 percent, from $1.14 million. The township population has grown 555.8 percent over the same period, from 4,000.
Salaries accounted for 16.1 percent of township spending in 2017. Bristol Township property taxpayers paid $452,987 for one full-time employee and 13 part-time employees.
In 2001, the township had 14 part-time employees and spent $139,613, or $9,972 each.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.